‘The Book of Boba Fett’: Release date, episodes, how he survived the Saarlac and everything we know about the successor of ‘The Mandalorian’

Starring Temuera Morrison and Ming-Na Wen, the new live-action series in the Star Wars franchise will be released on Disney + on December 29, 2021.

The entrance on the scene of Boba Fett again incarnated by Temuera Morrison was one of the great surprises of season 2 of The Mandalorian. Mainly because the character had been presumed dead in Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi, but also because It is always exciting to see mythical characters and elements from the most famous galactic franchise being seen in the Disney + series, the first live action.

Boba Fett and his companion Fennec Shand (Ming-Na Wen) ended up being key in the adventure that Din Djarin and El Niño starred in the second installment of the series, but his return to the franchise at the hands of The Mandalorian He responded to a much bigger plan: Star in his own series. A first descendant called Boba Fett’s book which was confirmed in a post-credits scene in the last episode of season 2.

Now, Boba Fett’s book It is just around the corner. It has been chosen by Disney + to put the finishing touches to a year that has been perfect for the platform and there are plenty of reasons to look forward to it with open arms. Take note of all the details below:

When is ‘The Book of Boba Fett’ released?

Boba Fett’s book It will premiere on December 29, 2021 on Disney +. Again on Wednesday, following the example of the Marvel series for the platform but not its predecessor, The Mandalorian, which aired on Fridays.

As confirmed, the first season of the series and only confirmed to date, It will consist of 7 episodes, and will air weekly until February 9, 2022.

Official Trailer: This is ‘The Book of Boba Fett’

The new series of the franchise promises to be a box of surprises, but the release of the first official trailer earlier this month allowed us to get a more concrete idea of ​​what we could expect from this new episode of the franchise centered on a character who had been a bit forgotten: A series with an excellent bill and predictably at the height of the galactic franchise.

You can see it below:

If in the post-credits scene that confirmed the launch of Boba Fett’s book We saw the famous bounty hunter taking over the throne of Jaba the Hutt in Tattoine, where he arrived accompanied by Fennec Shand, the trailer offers us a small glimpse at how he sets in motion his plan to rule the territory “with respect and without fear”.

Meanwhile, the followers of Jabba the Hutt, those who made up his crime syndicate, will not be making it easy for them, but he is sure to convince them. Not without first a good dose of galactic action everywhere.


We’ll have to wait to see it to find out most of the things, but the official synopsis released by Disney reads as follows:

Boba Fett’s book is a thrilling Star Wars adventure that was announced in a surprise post-credits scene at the end of the second season of The Mandalorian. In this new series, the legendary bounty hunter Boba Fett and the mercenary Fennec Shand navigate the underworld of the Galaxy and return to the sands of Tatooine to claim the territory once ruled by Jabba the Hutt and his crime syndicate.


At the moment little is known about that and it is one of the reasons that invite us to think that the series has great surprises up its sleeve.

The series stars Temuera Morrison and Ming-Na Wen again as Boba Fett and Fennec Shand and for now only they have been announced as big names. and star in the official posters. One of the big questions is whether we will see Pedro Pascal again with Din Djarin, but nothing has been revealed about it.

The rest of the names that make up the series are behind the scenes: Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Robert Rodriguez, Kathleen Kennedy and Colin Wilson are executive producers.


As we have already mentioned, the presence of Boba Fett in The Mandalorian led to the reappearance of the character in the franchise canon, since he had been missing since he fell into the Well of Saarlac in Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi.

With the appearance of the character claiming his Mandalorian helmet from Mando, what many fans already thought was confirmed: that the character had survived and that, sooner or later, he would appear again in the franchise. How he managed to survive, however, is one of the big questions, but we will find out in Boba Fett’s book.

It was already counted on, but this is guaranteed by a new official trailer released by Disney + in which we see the character recovering from his injuries. Who got him out of there and helped him heal? You can see the new ‘teaser’ at the beginning of this article.

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